Wyola, Montana

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Wyola, Montana
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Census-designated place
Location of Wyola, Montana
Location of Wyola, Montana
Coordinates: 45°7′35″N 107°23′36″W / 45.12639°N 107.39333°W / 45.12639; -107.39333Coordinates: 45°7′35″N 107°23′36″W / 45.12639°N 107.39333°W / 45.12639; -107.39333
Country United States
State Montana
County Big Horn
Area
 • Total 6.7 sq mi (17.4 km2)
 • Land 6.7 sq mi (17.4 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 3,720 ft (1,134 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 215
 • Density 32/sq mi (12.3/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 59089
Area code(s) 406
FIPS code 30-82075
GNIS feature ID 0778710

Wyola is a census-designated place (CDP) in Big Horn County, Montana, United States. The population was 215 at the 2010 census.[1] 79% of the residents are Native American, and the majority are members of the Crow Nation.[2]

Geography[edit]

Wyola is located at 45°7′35″N 107°23′36″W / 45.12639°N 107.39333°W / 45.12639; -107.39333 (45.126409, -107.393430)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 6.7 square miles (17.4 km2), all of it land.[1]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Wyola, Montana
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °F (°C) 36.2
(2.3)
40.6
(4.8)
47.9
(8.8)
59.8
(15.4)
69.3
(20.7)
78.1
(25.6)
88.1
(31.2)
87.0
(30.6)
75.3
(24.1)
63.8
(17.7)
47.4
(8.6)
39.0
(3.9)
61.1
(16.2)
Average low °F (°C) 8.2
(−13.2)
12.6
(−10.8)
19.9
(−6.7)
29.5
(−1.4)
38.1
(3.4)
46.0
(7.8)
51.0
(10.6)
48.8
(9.3)
39.7
(4.3)
30.6
(−0.8)
19.6
(−6.9)
11.6
(−11.3)
29.6
(−1.3)
Precipitation inches (mm) 0.7
(18)
0.7
(18)
1.1
(28)
2.0
(51)
2.6
(66)
2.4
(61)
1.2
(30)
0.8
(20)
1.6
(41)
1.4
(36)
0.8
(20)
0.7
(18)
15.9
(404)
Snowfall inches (cm) 10.4
(26.4)
9.3
(23.6)
10.5
(26.7)
6.8
(17.3)
0.9
(2.3)
0.1
(0.3)
0
(0)
0
(0)
1.2
(3)
2.5
(6.4)
7.5
(19.1)
9.8
(24.9)
59
(150)
Source: Weatherbase [4]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 186 people, 52 households, and 43 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 26.0 people per square mile (10.0/km²). There were 57 housing units at an average density of 8.0 per square mile (3.1/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 18.82% White, 79.03% Native American, and 2.15% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.15% of the population.

There were 52 households out of which 48.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.8% were married couples living together, 23.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.3% were non-families. 13.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.58 and the average family size was 4.00.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 41.4% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 23.1% from 25 to 44, 18.3% from 45 to 64, and 8.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 25 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.9 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $20,536, and the median income for a family was $18,750. Males had a median income of $29,375 versus $15,625 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $7,815. About 39.5% of families and 48.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 64.7% of those under the age of eighteen and 14.3% of those sixty five or over.

Notable residents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Wyola CDP, Montana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 25, 2013. 
  2. ^ Olp, Susan (2012-07-07). "Crow members bring language, history alive to elementary school students". Missoulian / Billings Gazette. Retrieved 2013-04-26. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Weatherbase: Historical Weather for Wyola, Montana". Weatherbase. 2011.  Retrieved on November 24, 2011.
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.